This $100,000 golf adventure takes you across Europe on a luxury cruise ship
If golfing on some of the world’s most iconic courses is on your to-do list, here’s your chance to embark on the ultimate golf/cruise adventure. The Europe Golf Cruise Medley begins in Dublin as guests board Azamara Travel for no less than five consecutive trips until The Medley ends in Lisbon. Five of the seventeen golf cruises in 2023 will sail Northern Europe and the Iberian Peninsula from Dublin to Lisbon via the British Isles from July 20 to September 19. Golfers can select individual tee times or choose consecutive schedules, with top-level golf and sightseeing for 72 days aboard two luxury liners.
The European Golf Cruise Medley 2023 features unique golf experiences, 9 out of 25 rounds rank in Golf Digest’s Global 100. Twenty others rank in the top 20 in their respective countries, and guests can experience golf’s oldest major championship. at the Royal Liverpool for the 151st Open. It’s the most spectacular golf adventure with 72 days at sea on a luxury cruise that starts at $107,000 per duo.
British Isles Golf Cruise and 151st Open at Royal Liverpool
PerryGolf has partnered with Azamara for a 12 night, 3-6 round golf and sightseeing trip across the British Isles. This cruise will visit eight ports beginning in Dublin, Ireland and ending in Edinburgh, Scotland. The itinerary combines experiences from famous cities like Liverpool, Belfast, Glasgow and Dundee, alongside top-level golf at world-renowned and much-loved venues around the British Isles.
The golf range includes the choice of the WALTER HAGEN flight or the BOBBY JONES flight. Both offer six incredible courses with play on some of the finest courses in the British Isles; Open championship venues such as Prestwick, royal portrushand Ailsa Turnberrythe much loved and revered Royal Dornochand modern classics such as Stuart Castle, Kingsbarnsand Dumbarnia. At the start of the cruise, you will witness the unfolding of history as you witness the final two rounds of the 151st Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.
The BOBBY JONES 6-Round Flight offers a 3-Round GOLF LITE option offering the opportunity to play on three renowned courses – Portmarnock links, Prestwickand KingsbarnsWhere royal portrush, Stuart Castleand the Kings Course Gleneagles. Rounds are spread over the duration of the trip, ideal for clients who prefer a little less golf and a little more sightseeing or for couples with half of them preferring a little more golf than the other half.
Norwegian Golf Cruise
This cruise offers a 16-night golf and sightseeing trip in 4 legs and will travel along Norway’s spectacular coastline to the North Cape. The curated itinerary will offer four great golfing opportunities, including the beautiful and remote Lofoten Links(#1 in Norway), more Tromso, the world’s northernmost 18-hole course, for ultimate bragging rights. Tours to Trondheim Golf Club (considered the most beautiful 9-hole course in Norway) and Stavanger Golf Club complete the range distributed throughout the trip.
Scottish Links and Isles Golf Cruise
This cruise offers a 12 night, 4/5 round golf and sightseeing trip around the spectacular Scottish coastline. The trip begins in Amsterdam and ends in Dublin, allowing time to explore the cities as well.
The golf range is spectacular with; Dumbarnie, Cruden’s Bay, Royal Dornoch, and Prestwick, home of the Open; you will experience golf in the Orkney Islands at Orkney Golf Clubone of the northernmost sites in the world.
Irish Links Golf Cruise
This 10-night, 6-round golf and sightseeing trip nearly circumnavigates the Emerald Isle. You will sail from Dublin to 6 unique ports including Belfast, Londonderry, Donegal, Galway, Foynes, Cork and finally Southampton. Golf is an unmissable experience, with six of Ireland’s most valuable clubs, including Portmarnock links, Royal County Down, royal portrush, Donegal, Adare Manorand Fota Island.
France, Spain, Portugal Pre-Solheim Cup Golf Cruise
This 11-night, 4-round golf and sightseeing trip from Southampton to Lisbon includes six fabulous stops along the coasts of France, northern Spain and northern Portugal. It will include an extended stay of two days in Bordeaux and one night in Lisbon. The golf course comprises four courses, including the popular Medoc golf course, Uraburu, Is sheand Oitavos Dunes.
All-inclusive golf packages are fully managed by PerryGolf staff on board and ashore for 20-30 couples, but the trip to the British Isles will be more important. Golf equipment is taken care of and awaits the arrival of the player on each course. Golf carts are ready with clubs in place. Daily deals, shot balls, box lunches and post-round drinks in the clubhouse are coordinated with social events. Dedicated shuttles transport guests between the golf course and the ship.
Guests don’t have to book all five Medley trips – they can choose if they prefer a shorter vacation. Golfers don’t have to sign up for every golf program – they can customize which trips they want to join the golf program.
“That’s the game now,” PerryGolf president and co-founder Gordon Dalgleish said. “This year, we restarted our business under unprecedented circumstances. 2023 started booking nine months ago as did our first 3 golf cruise departures for 2024. We are happy now at this early stage to release the balance of our 2024 portfolio so that our golf cruise guests can enjoy early booking offers and the best selection of 46 suites aboard Azamara’s intimate style ships.”